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CASTORIMORPHA [1 record]

Record 1 2008-04-23

English

Subject field(s)
  • Mammals
DEF

A suborder of mammals of the order Rodentia (rodents), which includes the family Castoridae (beavers).

French

Domaine(s)
  • Mammifères
DEF

Sous-ordre de mammifères, de l'ordre des rongeurs, qui comprend la famille des Castoridae (castors).

OBS

Castorimorphes : terme formé par analogie avec les termes Caviomorphes, Hystricomorphes, etc.

OBS

Castorimorphe : terme généralement utilisé au pluriel, Castorimorphes.

Spanish

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